Philipsburg is the capital of Sint Maarten on the island of in the sea. It is a busy port for cruise ships and one of the Caribbean's best shopping spots.

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is an island in the Caribbean that is split between the French collectivity of and the Dutch territory of Sint Maarten. Photo: UpstateNYer, CC BY 3.0.

Saint Martin is an island in the Caribbean that is split between the French collectivity of Saint-Martin and the Dutch territory of Sint Maarten. is situated 6 km northwest of Philipsburg. Photo: Darwinek, CC BY-SA 3.0.


18.0251° or 18° 1' 30.3" north
-63.0483° or 63° 2' 53.9" west
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Philipsburg
  • Arabic: Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Arabic: فيليبسبورج
  • Asturian: Philipsburg
  • Azerbaijani: Filipsburq
  • Belarusian: Філіпсбург (Сінт-Мартэн)
  • Belarusian: Філіпсбург
  • Bosnian: Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Bosnian: Philipsburg
  • Bulgarian: Филипсбург
  • Catalan: Philipsburg
  • Cebuano: Philipsburg (ulohang dakbayan)
  • Cebuano: Philipsburg
  • Chinese: Philipsburg
  • Chinese: 菲利普斯堡
  • Croatian: Philipsburg (Zemlja Sveti Martin)
  • Croatian: Philipsburg
  • Czech: Philipsburg
  • Dutch: Philipsburg
  • Egyptian Arabic: فيليبسبورج
  • English: Filipsburg
  • English: Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Esperanto: Philipsburg
  • Faroese: Philipsburg
  • Finnish: Philipsburg
  • French: Philipsburg
  • Galician: Philipsburg
  • Georgian: ფილიპსბურგი
  • German: Philipsburg
  • Greek: Φίλιπσμπουργκ
  • Hebrew: פיליפסבורג
  • Hungarian: Philipsburg
  • Indonesian: Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Italian: Philipsburg
  • Japanese: フィリップスバーグ
  • Japanese: フィリップスブルク
  • Japanese: フィリップスブルグ
  • Japanese: フィリップスブルフ
  • Korean: 필립스뷔르흐
  • Lithuanian: Filipsburgas
  • Lombard: Philipsburg
  • Macedonian: Филипсбург
  • Min Nan Chinese: Philipsburg
  • Moroccan Arabic: فيليپسبورڭ
  • Norwegian: Philipsburg
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Philipsburg
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Philipsburg
  • Occitan (post 1500): Philipsburg
  • Ossetian: Филипсбург (Синт-Мартен)
  • Ossetian: Филипсбург
  • Papiamento: Philipsburg
  • Persian: فیلیپسبورگ، سینت مارتن
  • Piemontese: Philipsburg
  • Polish: Philipsburg
  • Portuguese: Philipsburg
  • Russian: Филипсбург
  • Sardinian: Philipsburg (Sint Maarten)
  • Sardinian: Philipsburg
  • Scots: Philipsburg
  • Serbian: Филипсбург
  • Serbo-Croatian: Philipsburg
  • Spanish: Philipsburg
  • Swedish: Philipsburg
  • Tamil: பிலிப்சுபர்கு, சின்டு மார்தின்
  • Tamil: பிலிப்சுபர்கு
  • Thai: ฟีลิปส์บืร์ค
  • Turkish: Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Turkish: Philipsburg
  • Ukrainian: Філіпсбург
  • Urdu: فلپسبرگ
  • Vietnamese: Philipsburg
  • Waray (Philippines): Philipsburg, Sint Maarten
  • Wu Chinese: 菲利普斯堡
  • Great Bay

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